Kenneth Fisher Biography
Kenneth Fisher whose birth name is Kenneth Lawrence Fisher was born in San Francisco, California, U.S. on November 29, 1950. He is an American investment analyst and the founder and chairman of Fisher Investments. He is currently a regular columnist for several publications, including USA Today, Financial Times and Interactive Investor in the UK, Dagbladet Børsen in Denmark, De Telegraaf in The Netherlands, and Focus in Germany. Fisher has authored eleven books on investing, and has written research papers in the field of behavioral finance.
Kenneth Fisher Age
Fishers who was born in San Francisco, California, U.S. on November 29, 1950 is currently 68 years as of 2019.
Kenneth Fisher Education
He went to Humboldt State University to study forestry, but graduated with a degree in economics in 1972.
Kenneth Fisher Wife
Kenneth’s wife is Sherrilyn. In 2012 she gave $7.5 million to Johns Hopkins University to fund the new Sherrilyn and Ken Fisher Center for Environmental Infectious Diseases.Kenneth Fisher Photo
Kenneth Fisher Career
He started his firm in 1979 with just $250 and it has steadily grown into one of the premier money management firms in the world by using time-tested investment principles to grow his business and his fortune. In 2007, Fisher and Thomas Grüner founded Grüner Fisher Investments in Germany.Fisher also has a Bernstein Fabozzi/Jacobs Levy Award for his research on market forecasting, which he published in 2000 with Meir Statman of Santa Clara University. In 2011, Fisher was ranked as one of the top 25 most influential figures in the financial industry by Investment Advisor Magazine.
Fisher is founder and chairman of Fisher Investments, an independent money management firm. In 1979 he founded the firm then served as CEO until July 2016 when he was succeeded by long time Fisher Investments employee Damian Ornani. Fisher remains active as the firm’s executive chairman and co-chief investment officer. In April 2016, Fisher Investments was named one of the top places to work for recent graduates by Symplicity, a market leader in career services management solutions Employers from across the country participated in the survey, which ranked companies based on benefits, mentorship, training, company culture, Glassdoor.com ratings, and work/life balance.
Kenneth Fisher Net Worth
The American investor Kenneth serves large institutions and high net worth individuals throughout most of the developed world. He has an estimated net worth of around 3.8 billion US dollar as of 2019.
Kenneth Fisher Books
- The Only Three Questions That Count
- Beat the Crowd: How You Can Out-Invest the Herd by Thinking Differently
- Super Stocks
- 100 Minds That Made the Market
- The Wall Street Waltz
- The Ten Roads to Riches
- The Little Book of Market Myths
- Plan Your Prosperity
- The Ken Fisher Classics Collection
- Simply Successful Selling